Welcome to Whitney House, a truly classic federation residence circa 1900 set amidst formal gardens behind traditional white fences on a stunning 953sqm block. Situated in the heart of Guildford on quaint and quiet Ethel St which is located directly off historic James, a hub for cafes, antiques and boutique stores. Adorned with all its original features such as wide verandas, leadlight windows, soaring high ceilings, jarrah floors, and ornate cornices, the home has been cleverly and sympathetically extended to offer splendid living areas and five large bedrooms and two gorgeous bathrooms. Character and contemporary comfort blend seamlessly through the enchanting rooms, all with their own fireplace and sash windows to the bright and open living space and stunning extra large kitchen designed for large family gatherings. French doors open onto the alfresco area which overlooks the grand gardens and pool area where a brand new pool has just been installed. A separate driveway runs down the side of the home leading to a huge, garage with an adjoining store room.
This superb family home offers the very best in Guildford lifestyle and early viewing is highly recommended.
Traditional Federation home in excellent location
Impressive entrance hallway with leadlight front door
4 Large bedrooms, each with fireplace
Rumpus room/5th bedroom flooring
2 bathrooms with traditional fittings and claw bath to main
Extended open-plan living and dining area
Magnificent kitchen with excellent storage and bench space
Leadlight windows, ornate cornices and ceiling roses
Fabulous alfresco area
New below ground pool
Ducted reverse-cycle air-conditioning
Garage with store room and separate driveway
Manicured gardens on a rare 953sqm
Sensational location in walking distance to :
Guildford Grammar school
Guildford Primary school
Historic Guildford Town
Kings Meadow Polo Ground
Swan and Helena River
Rail and bus transport
Situated 12 km from Perth CBD and close to domestic and international airports. A short drive will take you to the Swan Valley where you can experience Award winning wineries and restaurants.
Guildford is one of three towns established in 1829, when Western Australia was settled, and its plan was based on the model of an English country town. Today it is one of only three towns in Perth on the National Trust register. Guildford has also been officially added to the State Register of Heritage Places.